Zumwalt Decision Could Affect Overall U.S. Destroyer Fleet

If the Pentagon overrides U.S. Navy officials and cancels DDG 1002—the third and final Zumwalt-class destroyer—the ramifications could ripple through the destroyer fleet both operationally and financially, especially when considering lifecycle costs. The ships are a key component of the Navy’s...

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